Reasons to Love Memphis #17: Elmwood Cemetery Posted by Holly Whitfield | October 21st 2009 538 0 Share this Post Email This Post Author: Holly Whitfield I write about what’s going on with Memphis music, food, arts, events, sports, people, and culture. Memphians love Elvis and barbeque with a passion that must be seen to be believed, but there is so much more to this place. Filed Under: Elmwood Cemetery famous dead Memphians Memphis Memphis History More South Memphis Posts Sweet Deal Alert: Memphis Staycation Weekend At The Guest House The 27th Annual Southern Heritage Classic You Can Try Out Memphis Bike Share This Week! Show Comments Comments Carbunkle Trumpet says: October 21, 2009 at 10:32 pm You should go visit Calvary Cemetery to see “Dago” (I can say that I am Italian) hill as it is very unique and special. Reply Victoria says: February 20, 2010 at 5:02 am Is it still an operating cemetery? Here in California, I miss cemeteries with headstones. Reply Kerry (admin) says: February 22, 2010 at 1:16 pm It is – you can still buy plots there. Reply Veterans Day, a T-Shirt Conest and Elmwood’s Huge Opportunity says: November 11, 2010 at 10:40 am […] Elmwood Cemetery is poised to get a huge gift from an anonymous donor on one condition: if the historic cemetery […] Reply Leave a Comment Click here to cancel reply. Post Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.